Andrea Mitchell
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Andrea Mitchell

Television Anchor
Female
Born Oct 30, 1946

Andrea Mitchell is an American television journalist, anchor, reporter and commentator for NBC News based in Washington, D.C.. She is the NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, and reported on the 2008 Race for the White House for NBC News broadcasts, including NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, Today, and MSNBC.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Andrea Mitchell.

CHILDHOOD

1946 Birth Born on October 30, 1946.

TWENTIES

1967 20 Years Old Mitchell graduated from New Rochelle High School. She went on to receive a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature from the University of Pennsylvania in 1967, where she served as news director of student radio station WXPN. … Read More
1976 29 Years Old She moved to CBS-affiliate WTOP (now WUSA) in Washington, D.C., in 1976. … Read More

THIRTIES

1979 32 Years Old In 1979, she was named the NBC News energy correspondent and reported on the late-1970s energy crisis and the Three Mile Island nuclear accident.
1981 34 Years Old Mitchell also covered the White House from 1981 until becoming chief congressional correspondent in 1988. … Read More

FORTIES

1992 45 Years Old Having been led to believe that a clip showed that Presidential candidate Mitt Romney was impressed by a touchscreen at a Wawa convenience store, Mitchell and contributor Chris Cillizza laughed when it was shown on Andrea Mitchell Reports, alluding to a widely held myth that George H.W. Bush was unfamiliar with a supermarket scanner in an incident during his 1992 campaign. … Read More

FIFTIES

1997 50 Years Old She married her second husband, former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, twenty years her senior, on April 6, 1997 following a lengthy relationship. … Read More
2003 56 Years Old In October 2003, on the Capitol Report, Mitchell made a statement which Libby's defense construed to mean it was widely known among journalists that Joe Wilson's wife was in the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), a position she later clarified by answering the question of how widely known it was in Washington that Joe Wilson's wife worked for the CIA: "It was widely known amongst those of us who cover the intelligence community and who were actively engaged in trying to track down who among the foreign service community was the envoy to Niger. … Read More
2005 58 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2005, Mitchell published a book entitled Talking Back... to Presidents, Dictators, and Assorted Scoundrels (ISBN 978-0-143-03873-3), chronicling her work as a journalist. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2008 61 Years Old 1 More Event
She is the NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, and reported on the 2008 Race for the White House for NBC News broadcasts, including NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt, Today, and MSNBC. … Read More
2011 64 Years Old On September 7, 2011, Mitchell revealed that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer during a doctor's visit a few weeks earlier. … Read More
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